Projects shortlisted for CIHT Awards 2018

April 5 2018  

Projects shortlisted for CIHT Awards 2018
CIHT has announced the companies, projects and initiatives that have successfully made the shortlist for its prestigious Annual Awards ceremony taking place on Thursday 14 June 2018.
The CIHT Awards are a celebration of best practice within the highways and transportation industry, and will be presented at the De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms in London in just over two months.
The Institution’s Director of Communications Daniel Isichei commented: “We would like to thank everyone who submitted their world-class entries to this year’s CIHT Awards. We received over 160 submissions and the overall quality of the applications was once again extremely high.”
This year there are 13 awards categories, and the event will also see two individuals receive the Inspirational Leadership Award and the Young Professional Award.
Daniel Isichei added: “There are a number of outstanding entries this year and we look forward to announcing the winners at our awards event in June. Both the judging panel and CIHT would like to thank everyone who has submitted an entry and we hope they will consider entering the CIHT Awards again in 2019.”
The awards shortlist for 2018 is as follows:
CIHT / Ringway Innovation Award
  • Achieving real behaviour change through innovation – KierWSP
  • Colas Automated Impact Protection Vehicle – Colas Ltd
CIHT Asset Management Award
  • Delivering a step change in performance through innovative asset management – Ringway Hounslow Highways
  • Dorset County Council and Horizons – Dorset County Council and Yotta
  • Setting the Asset Management Standard – Ringway Jacobs
CIHT / Amey Creating Better Places Award
  • Crossrail Complementary Measures Project Romford Interchange Plaza – Jacobs UK Ltd
  • Francis Road Enjoy Waltham Forest – London Borough of Waltham Forest/ZED
  • Frodsham Street Public Realm Improvements, Chester – Mott MacDonald
  • Grosvenor Hill Public Realm – BDP
  • Portsmouth Road Go Cycle Scheme – Kier Highways
CIHT Diversity and Inclusion
  • Advancing equality, diversity and inclusion – Mott MacDonald
  • EDI at KierWSP: our journey of collaboration, impact and change – KierWSP
  • Equality, Diversity and Inclusion at Amey – Amey
CIHT Health & Safety at Work Award
  • Kier Highways safety excellence journey – Kier Highways Ltd
  • M25 J30 A13 Congestion Relieving Corridor Scheme – Balfour Beatty Major Projects
  • Prevention of Underground Service Strikes – Ringway Jacobs
  • SAFETYcam – Carnell Support services
CIHT / Costain Sustainable Transport Award
  • Sustainable Transport in Essex Highways – Jacobs UK Limited
  • Youth Active Travel in Aberdeenshire – Aberdeenshire Council
  • ZED Waltham Forest – London Borough of Waltham Forest/ZED
CIHT Major Projects Award
  • Hull City Centre Public Realm Rejuvenation – Eurovia Contracting
  • Northern Spire – Faithful+Gould
  • Queensferry Crossing – Arup
  • Westminster Bridge South Scheme – Kier
CIHT / Colas Skills Award
  • HW Martin (Traffic) Behavioural Skills Development Initiative – HW Martin (Traffic Management) Ltd
  • Kier electrical trailblazer apprenticeship programme – Kier Highways
  • S-Skills For Highways – Kier Highways
CIHT / Tarmac Collaboration Award
  • A303 Stonehenge – Atkins, Arup and Highways England
  • A4 Moulton bypass – Balfour Beatty
  • Midlands Highway Alliance Medium Schemes Framework 2 (MSF2) – Midlands Highway Alliance
  • Worcestershire Highways Collaboration – Ringway Infrastructure Services
  • Working in Partnership to improve Resilience in North Yorkshire – Ringway Infrastructure Services 
CIHT / Department for Transport Technology Award
  • CheckedSafe Digital Compliance Solution – Paragus Limited T/A Checked Safe
  • Gaist HighwayView and National Survey – Gaist
  • – Transport Scotland
  • M25 Dartford Tunnels - Overwidth Detection Technology – Connect Plus Services 
CIHT John Smart Road Safety Award
  • A75 Route Action Plan. Speed reduction vehicle activated signs – Scotland TranServ
  • DriveStart – Agilysis Limited
  • HGV Reduction and management strategies – Transport for London
  • Visibility Safety Research – Atkins
CIHT Inclusive Transportation Award
  • Accessible Indoor Audio Navigation for Persons who are Blind or Vision Impaired – Wayfindr
  • Journey To Independence – Gateshead Council
  • Manchester Metrolink Extension -Trafford Park Line – AECOM
CIHT Sustainability Award
  • Blackhall Farm – Kier Highways Ltd
  • Essex Highways LED Energy and Maintenance Reduction Project – Ringway Jacobs
  • Much Wenlock Flood Alleviation Scheme – WSP UK Ltd
CIHT would like to thank all our sponsors; Amey, Colas, Costain, Department for Transport, Ringway and Tarmac, as well as our support sponsor WSP, and endorsement sponsors A-one+ and Volker Highways. 
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